Irina Turchin, MD, FRCPC, DABD, FAAD


Brunswick Dermatology Center

204 Brunswick Street
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
E3B 1G9

Specialty: Dermatology

Dr. Irina Turchin, Dermatologist

Research Interests: Acne, Actinic Keratoses, Atopic Dermatitis, Alopecia, Basal Cell Carcinoma, Dermatitis, Melanoma, Onychomycosis, Psoriasis, Rosacea, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Vitiligo

Dr. Turchin welcomes new and returning patients and is always committed to serving you in a prompt, courteous and compassionate manner focusing on medical dermatology. As a medical dermatologist, Dr. Turchin treats patients with psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, skin cancer and many other skin conditions.

Dr. Turchin has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alberta. She did her medical training at the University of Calgary and completed Dermatology residency at McGill University. Dr. Turchin is board certified in Dermatology in both, Canada and United States.

Dr. Turchin holds memberships with Canadian Dermatology Association, American Academy of Dermatology and European Academy of Dermatology. She continuously keeps herself up-to-date with the latest medical discoveries by frequently attending national and international conferences and presenting at scientific meetings. Dr. Turchin is interested in medical innovation and is involved in clinical trials.

Dr. Turchin is committed to medical education as Assistant Professor at Dalhousie and Memorial Universities. She preceptors medical students and residents and commonly presents on dermatology topics to other physicians. She also partakes in public education forums for patients.


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Besner Morin C, Roberge D, Turchin I, Petrogiannis-Haliotis T, Popradi G, Pehr K. Tazarotene 0.1% cream as monotherapy for early-stage cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. J Cutan Med Surg 2016 May; 20(3): 244-8. Epub 2016 Jan 7. PMID: 26742957 / doi: 10.1177/1203475415626686

Turchin I, Bernatsky S, Clarke AE, St-Pierre Y, Pineau CA. Cigarette smoking and cutaneous damage in systemic lupus erythematosus. J Rheumatol 2009 Dec; 36(12): 2691-3. Epub 2009 Nov 2. PMID: 19884279 / doi: 10.3899/jrheum.090403

Turchin I, Nguyen K, Ménard HA. Cough, fever, joint pain and tender nodules: what is your call? CMAJ 2008 Jan 15; 178(2): 151-2. PMID: 18195287 / doi: 10.1503/cmaj.071255

Al Hamadi A, Turchin I. Groove sign and eosinophilic fasciitis. J Cutan Med Surg 2008 Jan-Feb; 12(1): 49. PMID: 18258150

Sowerby L, Turchin I. Dermacase. Dermatomyositis. Can Fam Physician 2007 Nov; 53(11): 1893, 1902. PMID: 18000263

Turchin I, Adams S. Dermacase. Melanoma. Can Fam Physician 2007 Apr; 53(4): 633, 647-8. PMID: 17882758

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermacase. Cutaneous lupus erythematosus (subacute). Can Fam Physician 2007 Mar; 53(3): 415, 433. PMID: 17879425

Turchin I, Moreau L, Warshaw E, Sasseville D. Cross-reactions among parabens, para-phenylenediamine and benzocaine: a retrospective analysis of patch testing. Dermatitis 2006 Dec; 17(4): 192-5. PMID: 17150168

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermacase. Molluscum contagiosum. Can Fam Physician 2006 Nov; 52(11): 1395, 1407. PMID: 17279194

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermacase. Chronic venous insufficiency. Can Fam Physician 2006 Oct; 52(10): 1217, 1224-5. PMID: 17279179

Turchin I, Barankin B, Schloss E. Unusual cutaneous findings of urticaria pigmentosa and telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans associated with marked myelofibrosis. Int J Dermatol 2006 Oct; 45(10): 1215-7. PMID: 17040445

Turchin I, Adams SP. Dermacase. Psoriasis. Can Fam Physician 2006 Sep; 52(9): 1073, 1080. PMID 17279215

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermacase. Erythroderma secondary to cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Can Fam Physician 2005 Jul; 51: 963, 971-3. PMID: 16060173

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermacase. Essential or primary hyperhidrosis. Can Fam Physician 2005 Apr; 51: 503, 505-6.

Turchin I, Barankin B, Alanen K, Saxinger L. Dermacase. Dermatophyte infection (tinea). Can Fam Physician 2005 Apr; 51: 499-501. PMID: 15856966

Turchin I, Adams S. Skimming the surface: a brief history of skin conditions. Can Fam Physician 2005 Apr; 51: 477-8, 482-3. PMID: 15856961

Turchin I, Barankin B. Dermatitis herpetiformis and gluten free diet. Dermatol Online J 2005 Mar 1; 11(1): 6. PMID: 15748547

Turchin I, Barankin B, Morelli JG. Myths and misconceptions: the risk of melanoma in small congenital nevi. Skinmed 2004 Jul-Aug; 3(4): 228-9. PMID: 15249787

Turchin I, Adams SP, Enta T. Dermacase. Pityriasis rosea. Can Fam Physician 2004 Jan; 50: 41, 49-50. PMID: 14761101

Turchin I, Adams SP. Dermacase. Churg-Strauss syndrome. Can Fam Physician 2003 Nov; 49: 1449, 1456-7. PMID: 14649981

Turchin I, Adams SP, Enta T. Dermacase. Scleredema adultorum, or Buschke disease. Can Fam Physician 2003; 49: 1089, 1093. PMID: 14526859

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